Drew Barrymore's 43rd Birthday! Fans Congratulating E.T.'s Child Star

Date February 23, 2018

It’s a birthday! One of the most talented Hollywood actresses, Drew Barrymore, was born today! Let’s recall her fame story that started from an early childhood.

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She was a child star!

Drew Blythe Barrymore was born on February 22, 1975, in California. She is now 43 years old, and her first audition for a dog commercial was at eleven months. Can you imagine?

In 1982, she had her first major role of Gertie in E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, directed by Steven Spielberg. The film was a huge success. If adjusted for inflation E.T. made it to the 6th place of the highest-grossing films with a worldwide gross of $2,310,000,000. The film’s success made Drew one of the most famous child stars. That is how her career began.


She then made an appearance in dozens of successful films, such as Poison Ivy (1992), Scream (1996), Charlie's Angels (2000), Donnie Darko (2001), and many others. In 2004, Drew received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, which is located at 6925 Hollywood Boulevard.

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Drew has many fans

A lot of fans all over the world congratulated Drew on her birthday:

Drew is a good person and a mother of two

We all remember her for being a movie star. However, she is also a great mother. Although she had three unsuccessful marriages, she gave birth to two beautiful children. In her response to fans, she thanked all the people and made it clear that her children are number one priority for her. She mentioned about Florida shooting and the teenagers, who stood against the government for the brighter future. Drew also was positive about getting older as nobody can win the battle against age. She found the positive side of the process, which is getting better with age.

We wish Drew Barrymore good health and happiness to her and all of her family as well. We are looking forward to more of her works!


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